The show will be animated in-house.
The Witcher, the live-action series on Netflix based on the book series by Andrzej Sapkowski (which also inspired a popular videogame series) seems to have done well for the streaming company. Netflix has already greenlit a second season for the show, and now they have announced a new project for the franchise. The Witcher: Nightmare … Continue reading ‘The Witcher’ “Anime” Film In The Works For Netflix
Your Name. the anime directed by Makoto Shinkai, was a huge hit when it released in Japan in 2016, being the number one movie in Japan for nine weeks and earning around 190 million dollars. There was a lot of anticipation then for the director's next movie, Weathering with You (Tenki no Ko in Japanese, … Continue reading Film Review: Weathering With You (Tenki No Ko)
It's been a slow trickle of data for the next Ghost in the Shell anime. The project was announced in 2017, and was finally given a title in December 2018. Now, we are finally getting a look and a release window for Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045… even if it is only a very brief … Continue reading Netflix Reveals A (Very) Brief Look At ‘Ghost In The Shell: SAC_2045’
Japanese horror manga master Junji Ito held a live drawing session at this weekend's Crunchyroll Expo. During the session anime production company Production IG's CEO Maki Terashima announced that Ito's manga Uzumaki would be getting an animated adaptation. Uzumaki involves a town that is cursed with events involving spirals, and whose residents become obsessed with … Continue reading Junji Ito’s ‘Uzumaki’ Manga To Get Animated Mini-Series Debuting On Toonami
There has been at least one death and more suspected, plus three dozen injuries in a suspected arson attack on Kyoto Animation Studios.
Lupin the Third the master thief, started life as the main character of a manga written and illustrated by Monkey Punch (the pen name of Kazuhiko Katō) in 1967. The character remained popular since his birth, spawning spin-off tales, anime, and movies. The character is supposed to be the grandson of gentleman thief Arsène Lupin … Continue reading Lupin The Third’s First Full 3DCG Movie Teased (Japan)